8.8 SP2 adds server 2008 support so this should be OK for the in-OS parts. You will need to make sure that you are using MS supported setup routines though. I've always preferred unattended setup routines for server OS so that should be fine.
Not tested but sounds feasible to me.
Mark Star - MarXtar LANDesk Enhancements
Home of Power State Notifier & Wake-On-WAN for LANDesk